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US Maritime Commission Calship Victory Specials Timetable from 1943

Posted on: January 16, 2012 by Pacific Electric No Comments
Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society Collection

Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society Collection

Three scans of a US Maritime Commission Calship Victory Specials Timetable, effective April 30, 1943.

The Pacific Electric operated USMC "blimp" service between downtown Los Angeles and the CalShip yards at Terminal Island during World War II as a way to economically ferry workers between the ship yards and their residences in downtown Los Angeles.

Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society Collection
 
 

Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society Collection

Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society Collection

Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society Collection

Pacific Electric Railway Historical Society Collection

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